Don’t believe everything you think. 

Don’t believe everything you think. 

It’s hard to keep an open mind. We ask jurors to do it. We ask the parties in mediation to do it. But how does it work?  When lawyers want to win, we think “what would the other side say to defeat my argument?” If we can articulate our opponents’ best case, we are...
Meet Jaima!

Meet Jaima!

A big welcome to our new Administrator, Jaima McReynolds.  A native of Petersburg, Jaima lives in the Fan District and recently became a licensed Virginia Realtor.  She enjoys competitive volleyball at the Richmond Volleyball Club, sewing, and playing the piano....
APRIL IS PROFESSIONALISM MONTH

APRIL IS PROFESSIONALISM MONTH

All members of the Virginia bar are aware of their duties to the profession. And, in my experience, they perform them admirably! In mediation, the context changes and calls for some subtle adjustments. Before the mediation begins, the attorney and client need to think...